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Behavioral Science Programs

By studying behavioral science, you will explore and understand the effects of human actions and relationships in multiple contexts.

Through TWU’s behavioral science degree, you have the option to pursue either a Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science degree, giving you the flexibility to choose the path that best fits your interests.

Behavioral Science Degree Emphasis

With both Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degrees available, TWU’s behavioral science program offers concentrations to further allow you to specialize in an area you find most interesting.

Students will choose a minimum of two of six available emphases to round out their degree.

Available Emphases Include:

Criminal justice
Human services
Psychology
Sociology
Legal studies
Interdisciplinary gender studies

Behavioral Science Degree Classes

As a behavior science degree student, you will take courses in:

Introduction to psychology
Social problems
Ethics in criminal justice
Criminology
Human service skills
Gender and society
Legal administration
Abnormal psychology
Racial ethnicity

What You Can Do With a Behavioral Science Degree

Most behavior science degree students pursue careers in the following areas:

Juvenile services
Department of children’s services
Mental health provider
Home healthcare provider
Hospital social work
Nursing home activities director

Have questions about the behavioral science degree programs? Explore TWU admissions or contact us to get your questions answered.

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